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Latest UFC rankings update: Georges St-Pierre debuts on pound-for-pound list at No. 3

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Georges St-Pierre is not only the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight titleholder, thanks to a submission win over Michael Bisping at the UFC 217 pay-per-view (PPV) event last weekend in New York City (full results here), he's also the No. 3-ranked pound-for-pound fighter on the planet.

That's according to the "official" UFC rankings released on Wednesday.

In fact, there was a lot of moving and shaking in a couple of different divisions. Not only did "The Count" get unseated by the former welterweight, the 115-pound weight class was turned on its head when Rose Namajunas spanked Joanna Jedrzejczyk (watch it). In addition, the bantamweight division was shuffled after TJ Dillashaw melted Cody Garbrandt in the UFC 217 co-main event (video).

Here's how the rankings work, courtesy of UFC.com:

Rankings were generated by a voting panel made up of media members. The media members were asked to vote for who they feel are the top fighters in the UFC by weight-class and pound-for-pound. A fighter is only eligible to be voted on if they are in active status in the UFC. A fighter can appear in more than one weight division at a time. The champion and interim champion are considered to be in the top positions of their respective divisions and therefore are not eligible for voting by weight-class. However, the champions can be voted on for the pound-for-pound rankings.

Take a look at what the latest rankings field looks like courtesy of UFC.com. Note: (+/- = movement in rankings, *NR = Not previously ranked).

POUND-FOR-POUND
1 Demetrious Johnson
2 Conor McGregor
3 Georges St-Pierre *NR
4 Max Holloway -1
5 Daniel Cormier
6 Stipe Miocic -2
7 TJ Dillashaw *NR
8 Tyron Woodley
9 Tony Ferguson +3
10 Cody Garbrandt -4
11 Cris Cyborg
12 Amanda Nunes +2
13 Jose Aldo -3
14 Robert Whittaker +1
15 Joanna Jedrzejczyk -8

FLYWEIGHT
Champion: Demetrious Johnson
1 Joseph Benavidez
2 Henry Cejudo
3 Ray Borg
4 Sergio Pettis
5 Jussier Formiga
6 Wilson Reis
7 Brandon Moreno
8 Ben Nguyen
9 Dustin Ortiz
9 John Moraga
11 Tim Elliott
12 Alexandre Pantoja
13 Louis Smolka
14 Magomed Bibulatov
14 Deiveson Figueiredo +1

BANTAMWEIGHT
Champion: TJ Dillashaw
1 Cody Garbrandt -1
2 Dominick Cruz -1
3 Jimmie Rivera
4 Raphael Assuncao
5 John Lineker
6 Bryan Caraway
7 Aljamain Sterling
8 John Dodson
9 Marlon Moraes
10 Thomas Almeida
11 Pedro Munhoz
12 Eddie Wineland
13 Matthew Lopez
14 Rob Font
15 Johnny Eduardo

FEATHERWEIGHT
Champion: Max Holloway
1 Jose Aldo
2 Frankie Edgar
3 Ricardo Lamas
4 Cub Swanson
5 Chan Sung Jung
6 Brian Ortega
7 Yair Rodriguez
8 Jeremy Stephens
9 Darren Elkins
10 Renato Moicano
11 Dennis Bermudez
12 Dooho Choi
13 Mirsad Bektic
14 Myles Jury
15 Jason Knight

LIGHTWEIGHT
Champion: Conor McGregor
1 Tony Ferguson (Interim Champion)
2 Khabib Nurmagomedov
3 Edson Barboza
4 Eddie Alvarez
5 Justin Gaethje
6 Nate Diaz
7 Kevin Lee
8 Dustin Poirier
9 Michael Johnson
10 Michael Chiesa
11 Al Iaquinta
12 Beneil Dariush
13 Anthony Pettis
14 Evan Dunham
15 Francisco Trinaldo

WELTERWEIGHT
Champion: Tyron Woodley
1 Stephen Thompson +1
2 Robbie Lawler -1
3 Colby Covington
4 Demian Maia +1
5 Rafael Dos Anjos +1
6 Jorge Masvidal -2
7 Carlos Condit
8 Darren Till
9 Donald Cerrone
10 Santiago Ponzinibbio
11 Neil Magny
12 Kamaru Usman
13 Gunnar Nelson
14 Dong Hyun Kim
15 Alex Oliveira

MIDDLEWEIGHT
Champion: Georges St-Pierre
1 Robert Whittaker (Interim Champion)
2 Michael Bisping -2
3 Yoel Romero
4 Luke Rockhold -2
5 Jacare Souza -1
6 Chris Weidman -1
7 Derek Brunson -1
8 Anderson Silva -1
9 Kelvin Gastelum -1
10 David Branch -1
11 Vitor Belfort
12 Uriah Hall -2
13 Krzysztof Jotko -1
14 Lyoto Machida -1
15 Paulo Costa *NR

LIGHT HEAVYWEIGHT
Champion: Daniel Cormier
1 Alexander Gustafsson
2 Volkan Oezdemir
3 Glover Teixeira
4 Jimi Manuwa
5 Ovince Saint Preux +1
6 Mauricio Rua -1
7 Misha Cirkunov +1
8 Corey Anderson -1
9 Ilir Latifi
10 Patrick Cummins
11 Rogerio Nogueira
12 Gadzhimurad Antigulov
13 Tyson Pedro
14 Jan Blachowicz
15 Gian Villante

HEAVYWEIGHT
Champion: Stipe Miocic
1 Alistair Overeem
2 Fabricio Werdum
3 Cain Velasquez
4 Francis Ngannou
5 Mark Hunt
6 Derrick Lewis
7 Alexander Volkov
8 Marcin Tybura
9 Curtis Blaydes +3
10 Stefan Struve
11 Aleksei Oleinik -2
12 Junior Albini -1
13 Andrei Arlovski -1
14 Travis Browne
15 Tim Johnson

WOMEN'S STRAWWEIGHT
Champion: Rose Namajunas
1 Joanna Jedrzejczyk -1
2 Jessica Andrade -1
3 Claudia Gadelha -1
4 Karolina Kowalkiewicz -1
5 Tecia Torres
6 Michelle Waterson
7 Cynthia Calvillo
8 Carla Esparza
9 Felice Herrig
10 Paige VanZant
11 Alexa Grasso
12 Cortney Casey
13 Joanne Calderwood
14 Randa Markos
15 Maryna Moroz

WOMEN'S BANTAMWEIGHT
Champion: Amanda Nunes
1 Valentina Shevchenko
2 Holly Holm
3 Julianna Pena
4 Raquel Pennington
5 Ronda Rousey
6 Cat Zingano
7 Sara McMann
8 Ketlen Vieira
9 Germaine de Randamie
10 Alexis Davis
11 Liz Carmouche
12 Marion Reneau
13 Katlyn Chookagian
14 Bethe Correia
15 Leslie SmithThere you have it.

You can expect these standings to change in roughly one week -- especially in the lightweight division -- when the UFC Fight Night 120 event on FOX Sports 1, headlined by the 155-pound showdown between Dustin Poirier and Anthony Pettis, takes place inside Ted Constant Convocation Center in Norfolk, Virginia (more on that fight card here).

Until then, let us know what you think of the latest rankings movement in the comments section below.